A civil servant with the Lagos State Government simply identified as Mistura is in the Intensive Care Unit of the State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, after she was attacked by her housemaid.
Mistura who lives in Ejigbo area of the state is in a coma and has not been able to get back to her normal self despite three-hour-surgery carried out on her.
The housemaid, Susan Samson, according to findings attacked her boss with blended pepper and a wine bottle.
Mistura employed Samson, an 18-year-old girl from Ogoja on February 4, 2018, to assist her with domestic chores.
However, it was learnt that the housemaid stole her boss money and was consequently reported to her agent.
The money was recovered where she kept it in the bag. She was later asked to leave the place and seek a job elsewhere.
While Mistura lay in bed, Samson poured blended pepper on her head and smashed it with a champagne bottle.
The suspect (heartless housemaid) was reportedly apprehended by residents who were opportune to hear the victim’s scream for help.
The victim was rushed to the hospital where she is currently receiving treatment as her family prayed fervently for her survival.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, SP Chike Oti, said it was a clear case of attempted murder.